Thomas M. Jordan, 90, of Monroeville and formerly of Castalia, walked into the arms of Jesus Saturday afternoon, Sept. 1, 2007, at his residence.
He was born Feb. 28, 1917, in Jamestown, Tenn., and was a 28-year employee of Ford Motor Co., retiring in 1979. He was a member of Sand Hill Freewill Baptist Church and Fort Ogden First Baptist Church in Florida. He enjoyed fishing, coon hunting and farming.
Tom is survived by his wife, the former Pamela Yonts; five daughters, Wanda (Darwin) Moore of Clyde, Ruth (Alvin) Banks of Fort Ogden, Judy (Leo) Beier of Arcadia, Fla., Pat (Jerry) Legg of Castalia and Faye (Tom) Gruelke of Sandusky; two sons, Lewis (Brenda) Jordan of Bellevue and Bill (Mary) Jordan of Willard; stepson, Martin (Kelly) Wilson of Sandusky; daughter-in-law Virginia Jordan of Sandusky; son-in-law Henry Miracle of Tennessee; 32 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; two sisters, Eva Jean Sink and Carrie Ruth Leisure; two brothers, Charlie and Oscar Jordan; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Nellie in 1989; daughters, Etta Miracle and Vina Lee Jordan; son Roger Jordan; his parents; grandsons, Robert Jordan and Jeff and Kevin Beier; and granddaughter, Mary Lou Munk.
Friends may call from 3-8 p.m. Thursday in Ransom Funeral Home, 610 S. Washington St., Castalia. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday in Sand Hill Freewill Baptist Church, 7703 Mason Road, Sandusky. Pastor Garry Sorrell Jr. will officiate. Burial will be in Sand Hill Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Sand Hill Freewill Baptist Church or Cancer Services of Erie County, 912 Perry St., Sandusky, OH 44870.
Condolences may be made to ransomfuneralhome.com.